V2 - Boswell - England Honeymoon

James & Lucy

Tuesday 10th September – Tuesday 17th September 2024

Number of Travellers: 2
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights


Indulge in a romantic English honeymoon blending city vibrancy with breathtaking coastal landscapes.  Savour a foodie experience amidst stunning views, journey to remote islands with ethereal landscapes, revelling in the beauty that inspired poets. Spend your days weaving together cultural experiences, scenic adventures, and moments of pure romance, ensuring a honeymoon filled with unforgettable memories against the backdrop of England’s captivating beauty and charm.

Day by Day

Day 1 - Tuesday 10th September - Welcome to London

As you touch down at your London airport, upon entering the arrivals hall you will be greeted by your private driver, ready to whisk you away to the vibrant heart of the city. After a seamless transfer, leave your luggage at the hotel, eager to begin your exploration. A dapper driver awaits, guiding you through the iconic streets of London in a classic Mini Cooper, immersing you in the city’s rich history and charm. Following the exhilarating tour, it’s time to unwind and indulge in the timeless elegance of afternoon tea, savouring delicate sandwiches and decadent pastries in a setting steeped in tradition and sophistication. It’s the perfect start to your London adventure, blending adventure, culture, and culinary delights.


Overnight: London | 11 Cadogan Gardens
Room Type: Superior Room
Meals Included: None

Day 2 - Wednesday 11th September - Historic London

This morning, meet your knowledgeable local guide at reception, setting the stage for a day filled with discovery. Your first stop is the iconic Westminster Abbey, where centuries of history and architectural splendour unfold before your eyes. After absorbing the majesty of this revered site, you hop into a classic black cab, whisking you away to Borough Market for a gastronomic adventure. Amidst the bustling stalls and tantalizing aromas, you indulge in a feast for the senses, savouring the vibrant flavours of local cuisine. Energized by lunch, your journey continues to the imposing Tower of London, where tales of royalty and intrigue come to life amidst ancient walls and towering turrets. Finally, conclude your day at the esteemed British Museum, delving into the vast collections of art and artefacts that trace the arc of human civilization. With each stop, London reveals its rich tapestry of culture and history, leaving you with memories to cherish for a lifetime.

Overnight: London | 11 Cadogan Gardens
Room Type: Superior Room
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3 - Thursday 12th September - Introduction to the Cotswolds

Bid farewell to the vibrant energy of London, your private driver awaits to escort you on a picturesque journey to Lacock Village. Here, amidst the timeless charm of cobblestone streets and historic cottages, meet your driver guide for an enchanting exploration of the village and its storied abbey. After immersing yourself in centuries of history and beauty, your adventure continues to the idyllic landscapes of the northern Cotswolds, where The Lygon Arms awaits as your home for the next few nights. With the afternoon free, you have the perfect opportunity to unwind amidst the tranquillity of this quintessentially English setting, soaking in the beauty and serenity of the countryside before embarking on further adventures in the days ahead.

Overnight: Cotswolds | The Lygon Arms
Room Type: Main House King
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 4 - Friday 13th September - Cotswolds Hills

As the morning sun bathes the picturesque landscapes of the northern Cotswolds, lace up your walking shoes for a day of exploration. Setting out from your charming accommodation, The Lygon Arms, meander along scenic pathways that wind through quaint villages and rolling hillsides. With each step, you will discover the timeless beauty and tranquil charm that defines this region. Your journey leads you to Broadway, a quintessential Cotswold village renowned for its honey-coloured stone buildings and picturesque high street. Amidst the quaint shops and cosy tearooms, you immerse yourself in the idyllic atmosphere, savouring every moment of your Cotswolds adventure.

Overnight: Cotswolds | The Lygon Arms
Room Type: Main House King
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 5 - Saturday 14th September - The Lake District

Bid farewell to Broadway as you set your sights northward towards the captivating Lake District. Your journey unfolds with a pause at Tatton Park, dedicating time to a leisurely exploration of the grand house and enchanting gardens. As the day progresses, immerse yourself in the scenic drive until you reach the heart of the Lake District. Your final destination is Rothay Manor, where the serene beauty of the surroundings welcomes you to unwind and savour the unique charm of this picturesque region.

Overnight: The Lake District | Rothay Manor
Room Type: Classic Plus
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 6 - Sunday 15th September - Ullswater

Enjoy a delightful day in the Lake District as you board a traditional steamer boat for a scenic journey across Ullswater to Howtown. Revel in the breathtaking landscapes that unfold along the tranquil water, immersing yourself in the serenity of this iconic region. Upon arrival in Howtown, set off on a picturesque walk back to the charming town of Glenridding along the shores of Ullswater. After the refreshing stroll, treat yourself to a leisurely lunch in the lovely town, savouring local flavours and soaking in the lakeside ambience. The afternoon is yours to explore at your own pace, whether you walk into Ambleside village, explore the town, or simply enjoy the serenity of this idyllic setting.

Overnight: The Lake District | Rothay Manor
Room Type: Classic Plus
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 7 - Monday 16th September - Grasmere and William Wordsworth

Step into the literary world of William and Dorothy Wordsworth with a visit to their home, where the Lake District played muse to these iconic writers. Immerse yourself in the ambience that shaped your creative endeavours, gaining insights into their writing style and the profound influence of the surrounding landscapes. Indulge in a tasting of Grasmere Gingerbread, a local delight, before a leisurely lunch in the charming town of Ambleside. Post-indulgence, take a tranquil stroll around the scenic shores of Windermere, soaking in the natural beauty.

Overnight: The Lake District | Rothay Manor
Room Type: Classic Plus
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 8 - Tuesday 17th September - Departure

This morning you will join your driver guide for a morning transfer to Manchester Airport for your onwards connections. Taking with your special memories for a lifetime of your journey in England.

Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • All accommodation as indicated above
  • Most meals as indicated above
  • Services of an experienced and knowledgeable qualified driver guide from Day 3 to Day 8
  • Ground transportation from Day 1 to Day 8
  • All guided hikes and activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Afternoon Tea at Fornum and Mason
  • Private Mini Cooper Tour of London
  • Entry to Westminster Abbey with a private guide
  • Entry to the Tower of London with a private guide
  • Entry to the British Museum
  • Entry to Borough Market with private guide
  • Entry to Lacock Abbey
  • Entry to Tatton House and Park
  • Ullswater steamer passage
  • Entry to Dove Cottage
  • Entry to William Wordsworth Museum
  • Personalised trip design and delivery
  • Snacks throughout the trip
  • 24 hour in-country support from the Wilderness Team
Exclusions Read More
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Activities and entrance fees not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Gratuities for the main driver guide
Notes Read More
  • All suggested accommodations and services are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • A 20% deposit is required before any accommodation and services will be confirmed
  • This quote is valid for 14 days from the date quoted, after this time pricing may be subject to revision
Pricing Read More

The GROSS price for this itinerary, including 12% commission and based on 2 clients, including a £12 per person conservation contribution is:
£8,925 GBP per person.